Theater

2018 Nov 03

Next To Normal

2:00pm to 4:30pm

Location: 

Farkas Hall - 10 Holyoke St., Cambridge, MA

"And you find out you don’t have to be happy at all//to be happy you’re alive” How do we love someone who is suffering? In next to normal, each member of the Goodman family copes with the severe mental illness of Diana, the mother. With a powerful and heart-wrenching score, we follow the Goodman’s as they try to heal from unimaginable loss and create their own sense of normalcy. This show illustrates the...

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2018 Nov 01

Next To Normal

Registration Closed
Repeats every day until Fri Nov 02 2018 .
8:00pm to 10:30pm

8:00pm to 10:30pm

Location: 

Farkas Hall - 10 Holyoke St., Cambridge, MA

"And you find out you don’t have to be happy at all//to be happy you’re alive” How do we love someone who is suffering? In next to normal, each member of the Goodman family copes with the severe mental illness of Diana, the mother. With a powerful and heart-wrenching score, we follow the Goodman’s as they try to heal from unimaginable loss and create their own sense of normalcy. This show illustrates the effects of mental illness on the loved ones of those suffering and the courage it takes to survive just another day. It is irreverent, heartbreaking, and of incredible...

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Acting out

ENOSAEnosa Ogbeide '20 didn't think she could learn acting from an acting class. Then RADA changed the way she sees both theater and Shakespeare. 

By Guest Blogger Enosa Ogbeide '20... Read more about Acting out

2018 Apr 16

WRITERS' GYM

Mon - Sat, Apr 16 to May 5, 6:00pm - 6:00pm

Location: 

Havard University, Emerson Hall, room 307

Curated by playwright Ana Candida Carneiro. Come develop your writing skills in short, intensive, and focused meetings! In this series of drop-in meetings, with the duration of one-hour and a half, we will do focused writing exercises, share our writings and discuss one specific aspect of playwriting.

Presented by: Ana Candida Carneiro - Babel Theater Project... Read more about WRITERS' GYM

2018 Apr 11

The Laramie Project

Wed - Fri, Apr 11 to Apr 13, 7:30pm - 7:30pm

Location: 

OBERON, 2 Arrow St.

The tragic story of Matthew Shepard made national headlines in 1998 when the 21-year-old gay college student was savagely beaten, tied to a fence and left to die in Laramie, Wyoming.

Presented by: Harvard-Radcliffe Dramatic Club... Read more about The Laramie Project

2018 Apr 12

Three Americanisms

Thu - Sun, Apr 12 to Apr 15, 7:30pm - 7:30pm

Location: 

Farkas Hall

Mac Wellman’s “Three Americanisms” is uniquely attuned to our current troubled times, despite its having been written close to thirty years ago. Via three interrelated monologues, the play depicts a trio of defensive, angry, vulnerable, fierce, suspicious, compelling people who are burdened with the cruel task of navigating an environment that is physically and psychically threatening and unpredictable.

Presented by: Theater, Dance & Media
Tickets: Full Price: $10.00; Students, Senior (65+): $5.00
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2018 Apr 19

Roy Loves America: A Theater, Dance, & Media Senior Thesis Production

Thu - Sun, Apr 19 to Apr 22, 8:00pm - 8:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Dance Center

“Roy Loves America” is a TDM senior thesis directed by Thomas Peterson and created collaboratively with an ensemble of nine performers who tell the story through found and invented text, dance, music, media, and the joy of playing on stage.

Presented by: Office for Arts & Humanities
Tickets:
How to get tickets: Visit https://docs.google.com/forms/ to reserve your free tickets
Runs: 4/19/2018 through 4/22/2018

Roy Cohn died of AIDS in 1986. It has been more than thirty years since his death, but...

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2018 Apr 27

Our Voices: Who Speaks for Us?

8:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Leverett House Library Theater

Following a successful run in Spring 2016, Our Voices returns to create more activism through art and uplift members of the community who have been silenced.

Presented by: Harvard-Radcliffe Dramatic Club
Tickets:
How to get tickets: Email 2017ourvoices@gmail.com to reserve your free tickets.
Runs: 4/27/2018 through 4/28/2018

Following a successful run in Spring 2016, Our Voices returns to create more activism through art and uplift members of the community who have been silenced. Created by Meera...

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2018 Apr 13

Pleasure for Pleasure: The Hyperion Shakespeare Company Scene Recital

8:00pm

Location: 

Adams House Pool Theatre

The Hyperion Shakespeare Company returns to the Adams Pool Theater with its semesterly scene recital, Pleasure for Pleasure.

Presented by: Hyperion Shakespeare Company
Tickets:
How to get tickets: Contact hyperionscenes@gmail.com to reserve your tickets!
Runs: 4/13/2018 through 4/14/2018

The Hyperion Shakespeare Company returns to the Adams Pool Theater with its semesterly scene recital, Pleasure for Pleasure. From Romeo and Juliet’s moonlit world of romance to Richard III’s love traps, we’re...

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2018 Apr 26

Hyperion Shakespeare Company: As You Like It

Thu - Sun, Apr 26 to Apr 29, 7:30pm - 7:30pm

Location: 

Agassiz Theatre, 5 James Street

Presented in conjunction with the OFA’s Arts First weekend and the Student Mental Health Liaisons, this lighthearted coming-of-age story about taking some time to find what matters is the perfect cure for reading period madness.

Presented by: Hyperion Shakespeare Company
Tickets:
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222
Runs: 4/26/2018 through 4/29/2018

Featuring an enchanted forest, a crossdressing heroine, and bucketloads of bawdy...

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2018 Mar 22

Vanity Lane: The Ballet

Thu - Sun, Mar 22 to Mar 25, 7:30pm - 7:30pm

Location: 

Farkas Hall

Vanity Lane is an original fairy-tale and ballet written by La’Toya Princess Jackson and choreographed by Jean Appolon with music composed by Jared Hettrick, Gordon Williams, and Paul Sayed.

Presented by: BlackCAST
Tickets: Admission is free. First come, first serve at the door. Open rehearsal.
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222
Runs: 3/22/2018 through 3/25/2018

Vanity Lane is an original fairy-tale and ballet written by La’Toya...

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